Advantage Plus (HMO D-SNP)
A Medicaid Advantage Plus (MAP) Plan 2021
AgeWell New York Advantage Plus (HMO D-SNP) A Medicaid Advantage Plus (MAP) Plan is a plan for people who qualify for Medicare and Medicaid, who are known as dual eligible.
As a dual eligible, you are eligible for benefits under both the federal Medicare program and the state-operated Medicaid program. The kind of Medicaid benefits you receive are determined by your state and may vary based upon your income and resources.
With the assistance of Medicaid, some dual eligible do not have to pay for certain Medicare costs. Agewell New York holds a Coordination of Benefits contract with the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH). Under this agreement, AgeWell New York Advantage Plus plan coordinates all Medicare and Medicaid benefits on your behalf.
This dual plan is designed for people who require coordinated care at home and access to Medicare and Medicaid benefits with added long-term care services under a single managed care organization.
AgeWell New York Advantage Plus services include:
- Access to a dedicated Care Manager − a health care professional who will work with you to assess your needs and coordinate your services.
- Home health care including nursing, home health aide, and medical social services.
- Personal care (such as assistance with bathing, eating, or dressing).
- Preventive care to reduce emergency room visits and hospital admissions.